A 39-year-old missionary and evangelist, Pastor Leviticus Makpa Markus and his 2-year-old son, Godsend Makpa, have been brutally murdered by armed bandits in Niger State, IgbereTV stories.
IgbereTV gathered that few days in the past, bandits attacked Kamberi village the place the College of Jos graduate was serving as a missionary and slaughered him and his son whereas his spouse managed to flee with their daughter.
Father and son have been laid to relaxation after a service of songs on the household home in Suleja, Niger State on Sunday night, Might 23.
Samuel Solomon described the late missionary as a “rugged foot soldier of Christ”
Samuel wrote on Fb;
“My coronary heart is heavy. Bandits killed a rugged foot soldier of Christ. They shot him and his son….each died. The spouse and daughter escaped. That is simply an try and wipe out Christianity within the area….he has no cash, in truth the neighborhood he’s serving has no authorities presence so what have been the gun males on the lookout for? Positively it could not have been cash….their mission was to wipe the Church. Late missionary Leviticus Makpa was serving in Niger state, a distant village that has no faculty….they began the one faculty within the village and raised many souls. Under have been the messages he despatched to me two days in the past….rejoicing over the brand new location they received.
He got here for the final wine convention ….we had deliberate easy methods to undertake him as a missionary however painfully he has joined the league of martyrs in heaven….his blood will testify over the land and in addition in opposition to the insecurity of a corrupt administration.
This can be a basic certainly…bandits got here in opposition to them, they hid within the cave to avoid wasting their lives…after they left, he went again to the sphere together with his household….how many people can do that? He finally misplaced his life and that of his son….the spouse and daughter escaped. He knew his life was a stake however burden for souls will not let him run away from the sphere. I wish to attraction to all effectively which means Christians to help the widow and daughter he left behind. We should see to it that they don’t undergo, the daughter should get the perfect training doable. He was a basic!
Might his soul relaxation in peace.”